Crime

SF’s top cop banned ‘Thin Blue Line’ masks. Now the police union is selling them

Critic says masks do not assuage fears of white supremacy in law enforcement

Man held on involuntary manslaughter after homicide victim dies at hospital

A 62-year-old man is in custody on suspicion of homicide after the…

Supervisors order speedy closure of unsafe Hall of Justice jail

Legislation from Supervisor Fewer will shutter aging facility by November

SF police officers respond to protest wearing controversial face masks

‘That looks more like something you see below the Mason Dixon Line,’ supervisor says

Armed cellphone thief rides off on scooter in Tenderloin robbery

Police search for suspects in three separate incidents across San Francisco

Video shows moments before Tenderloin officer shoots at man armed with screwdriver

Shooting led to hours-long standoff at Glide Memorial Church

SF prepares to close dilapidated Hall of Justice jail by November

With the inmate population shrinking to historic lows amid the coronavirus pandemic,…

Sheriff’s deputy shoots dog during argument outside mid-Market coronavirus shelter

A San Francisco sheriff’s deputy shot a dog in the mid-Market area…

Man shot at by police in Tenderloin accused of attacking dog walker in earlier incident

Authorities identify suspect in police shooting, standoff as Thomas E. O’Bannon

One dead, two injured in I-80 freeway shooting

CHP says attack near Fremont Street likely gang-related and targeted

Man attacked with machete during fight in Tenderloin

A 50-year-old man was attacked with a machete during a fight Monday…

Police arrest Oakland man for violating shelter-in-place order

A 20-year-old Oakland man who was warned about violating the shelter-in-place order…

Homicide reported in Outer Sunset

San Francisco police on Sunday night said they are investigating an apparent…

Two COVID-19 cases confirmed among inmates as testing expands

A week after expanding coronavirus testing for newly booked inmates at County…

Body of mother found dead in burning building may have been mutilated by son

Baseball bat, drill gun involved in killing of 56-year-old woman

Man shot while sitting in his car

A 29-year-old man was shot Sunday while sitting in his car in…

Thief throws 85-year-old woman to ground in Chinatown robbery

Case comes as robberies increase by 15 percent in San Francisco

First jail inmate tests positive for coronavirus

The case spurs calls to accelerate releases and prevent an outbreak

SFPD officer arrested on suspicion of rape, domestic violence in San Bruno

K-9 handler is on leave pending an investigation

Fewer introduces legislation to speed up closure of Hall of Justice jail

Citing need for jail beds amid coronavirus, Sheriff Miyamoto opposes plan